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A.K.A. [Alpha Kappa Alpha] Sorority delegates to Civil Rights Bill, May 1964 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view A.K.A. [Alpha Kappa Alpha] Sorority delegates to Civil Rights Bill, May 1964 [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Ansco
Subject:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
Retouching
Place:
Washington (D.C)
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1964
May 1964
1960-1970
Summary:
Posed group of women standing on the exterior steps of a building. Sign on the window above the doorway reads, "Mills Building 704". Many of the women wear badge which read, "Leadership Conference on Civil Rights". One of the women holds a copy of the "Congressional Record". No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: caption and "c/o Mrs. Deadmond 4 of ea." "ANSCO SAFETY FILM 5" edge imprint. Retouching on faces with New Coccine.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American women
Civil rights demonstrations
Buildings
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.110
AC0618.004.0001729.tif (scan number)
No Scurlock number
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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